Prof Yemi Osinbajo Sends Message Of Condolence To Victims Of Adamawa Bombing, Reveals FG’s Efforts So Far
Following the bombing of one Mosque and a market in the town of Mubi, Adamawa State yesterday May 1st, the Vice President of Nigeria, Prof Yemi Osinbajo has sent his words of condolence to the victims.
Prof Osinbajo also noted that the Federal Government has ordered the immediate deployment of the National Emergency Managament Agency (NEMA) to the Adamawa State to provide relief materials like food and medica[ supplies to the affected people.
This was confirmed in a statement released by the Vice President’s spokesperson, Mr Laolu Akande who also disclosed that more security agencies have been sent to the State to beef up the security.
As obtained by NIGERIA NEWS, the statement read: “The Federal Government is shocked and outraged by the suicide bomb attacks on a Mosque and a Market in Mubi, Adamawa State, today, May 1, 2019. This desecration of a place of worship by criminals is tragic and condemnable.
“Vice President Yemi Osinbajo, SAN, expresses condolences to the victims and their families, and to the Government and people of Adamawa State.
“The Vice President has been in touch with the State Governor Bindow Umaru Jibrilla and has also directed the National Emergency Management Agency (NEMA) to ensure the speedy and adequate provision of medical supplies and relief materials to the victims.
“He also expresses the gratitude of the Federal Government to the rescue workers and medical personnel who attended to the victims.
“Security agencies have been directed to immediately take steps to beef up security in Mubi and environs, especially markets and places of worship. The agencies are also working to apprehend the criminals behind this act and bring them to justice.”